Job Announcements Board

LD Opening

Democratic Member of Congress seeks Legislative Director. Ideal candidate will have significant Appropriations and Capitol Hill experience.

New Jersey Congressman Seeks Scheduler

New Jersey Congressman seeks an organized and detail-oriented District Scheduler. This role includes scheduling the Congressman in New Jersey, overseeing the intern program, managing the daily briefing book and coordinating day-to-day planning. Qualified candidates will have strong communications and multi-tasking skills and will work well on a team. Candidate must be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment focused on serving constituents, engaging with local businesses and elected officials, and planning community events.

Media Producer / Digital Specialist

Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal, WA-07, is seeking an experienced, creative and highly motivated Media Producer/Digital Specialist to join a fast-paced and aggressive communications team in Washington, D.C. 

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Job Opening: Immigration Counsel

The House Judiciary Committee Democratic Staff seeks hard-working counsel with significant immigration law experience to serve on the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

Responsibilities include: serving as a resource for Democratic Members of the Judiciary Committee on immigration law and policy; drafting legislation; coordinating hearings and witnesses; preparing Members for hearings and markups; drafting statements, memos, and briefing materials; and providing guidance to other offices within the Democratic Caucus.

Fall Legislative Fellowship

A Senior Democratic Member of the Ways and Means Committee has an opening for an unpaid Fall Legislative Fellow to work on pensions, poverty, veterans, energy, natural resources, environment, labor, criminal justice, and other policy matters as needed.  This is not an entry-level position; the fellowship is an opportunity for professionals seeking substantive experience in order to transition to the Hill.

Comms Opening in NJ

Rep. Gottheimer seeks a communications staffer to work out of his district office in Glen Rock. Primary responsibilities will include coordinating events, drafting releases and remarks, managing social media, and media monitoring. Interested candidates will need strong writing skills, keen attention to detail, a strong work ethic, a sense of humor, and more than one year of communications experience—preferably on a campaign or fast-paced operation. Title and salary commensurate with experience. 

Fall Press Internship

The Office of Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) seeks a Press Intern. Current college students and recent grads are encouraged to apply. Primary responsibilities will include: compiling and distributing daily news clips; press list maintenance; media monitoring; drafting graphics, social media content, press releases, advisories, website content, and floor speeches. Candidates must have strong written and verbal communication skills as well as an ability to work under tight deadlines.

Legislative Assistant Opening

West Coast Democratic Congressman in Democratic Leadership on the Energy and Commerce Committee seeks a highly motivated, detail oriented and resourceful Legislative Assistant to handle the Criminal Justice, Civil Rights,  Infrastructure & Transportation, Defense, Veterans portfolio, among other issues, in a fun, fast-paced office. Duties include formulating legislative initiatives, tracking legislation, monitoring legislative developments within committee, conducting research, and meeting with stakeholders.

Job Posting: Communications Manager

Senior, progressive California member seeks highly proactive, experienced communications professional to serve as district-based Communications Manager in Oakland, CA. Responsibilities include developing and implementing a strategic district-based communications plan, including substantial media and constituent outreach. Potential candidate must have proven track record with traditional and ethnic press, broadcast and digital media, and strong pitching skills.

Legislative Correspondent Job Opening

Legislative Correspondent – Member seeks Legislative Correspondent with excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and work in a fast-paced office.  The ideal candidate will have strong organizational skills and a high attention to detail.  Responsibilities include overseeing an active constituent mail program, working with the legislative team to understand the Member’s position on different issues, drafting constituent response letters, and coordinating the Washington internship program.&nbs

Fall 2018 Press Internship

The Office of Congresswoman Gwen Moore (WI-04) is seeking a press intern to assist with a fast-paced communications operation for Fall 2018. Qualified candidates will have strong writing, editing, event planning, social media, graphic design, and photography skills, and be able to work on tight deadlines. Selected candidate will also be expected to perform standard administrative duties.

Intern responsibilities include:

Executive Assistant/Scheduler Opening

Rep. Kathleen Rice seeks a detail-oriented, highly organized, proactive person to serve as Executive Assistant/Scheduler in her Washington, DC office.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, managing the congresswoman’s DC schedule, booking travel and working with staff to ensure the congresswoman is prepared for meetings and events. The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills, a good sense of humor, and the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment. Prior congressional experience is strongly preferred, but not required.

Social Media Fellow

Member of Democratic leadership is currently seeking candidates for a full and/or part-time social media fellow in his Washington, D.C. office, with positions available starting in late July/early August.

Press Intern

Member of Democratic leadership is currently seeking candidates for full and part-time press internships in his Washington, D.C. office, with positions available starting late July/early August.

Interns will work closely with a fast-moving press shop for a prominent Member of Congress and will be expected to contribute significantly. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: compiling daily press clips, preparing background research on media requests and other projects as required.

Economic Policy Advisor (Senate)

Moderate Democratic Senator seeks an economic policy advisor to manage a broad policy portfolio including, tax, banking, trade, small business and budget issues.

Operations Manager

Second term Democratic Member of Congress seeks Operations Manager to support a very fun but increasingly busy Washington, DC office.  The successful candidate will have previous experience scheduling on a campaign, in a Member personal office on Capitol Hill, or for other government officials or senior executives.  Strong communication skills are non-negotiable, and the ability to work under pressure in a fast-moving office environment is a must.  The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated understanding of planning and logistics, an understanding of the typical Capitol Hil

Press Intern Opening

The Office of Rep. Quigley (D-IL) is seeking a press intern to assist in fast-paced and active communications operation for Fall 2018. Qualified candidates have academic or professional experience in American politics; an interest in communications or media; can work on short deadlines; and excel at most or all of the following: writing, editing, event support, and social media (esp. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, graphic design).
 
Intern duties may include:

-   Compiling daily press and news clips

Seeking Communications Director

Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX-30) is seeking a Communications Director for her Washington, DC office.  The Communications Director will be responsible for overseeing the planning and execution of the overall media strategy and managing the day-to-day communications operation.  Candidates must possess excellent written and oral communications skills, as well as be able to make critical decisions independently.  Duties include but are not limited to working with local and national reporters, proactively engaging in media outreach, managing online communications, and d

Seeking Staff Assistant

Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX-30) is seeking a Staff Assistant for her Washington, DC office.  Duties include helping to manage the front office, answering phones, greeting visitors, processing flag and tour requests, and performing other tasks as assigned.  The ideal candidate will be organized, flexible, and possess strong interpersonal skills.  Capitol Hill experience and Texas ties preferred, but not required. 

Legislative Assistant Opening

The office of Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz is seeking a Legislative Assistant to handle energy, environment, transportation, agriculture, Native American issues, disaster response and other related issues.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to advising the Member on all matters in the issue portfolio; developing and advancing policy proposals; drafting vote recommendations and talking points for related floor and committee proceedings; staffing the Member in relevant meetings; and representing the Member before constituents and stakeholders.  T

Job Opening: Tax/Financial Services LA

Senior Member of Congress on the Committee on Ways and Means seeks legislative staffer.  Candidate should be an experienced legislative staffer who will be responsible for a portfolio that includes tax and financial policy,  judiciary issues, and others.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to advancing legislation, writing and editing correspondence, and drafting statements for the Member.  This is not an entry level position. 

Staff Assistant Opening

New Jersey Democrat is seeking a highly motivated and organized staff assistant with excellent oral and written communication skills for the Washington, D.C. office.